Vietnamese

Belly Flop (Roasted Pork Belly) Banh Mi at Baguette Bros

Baguette Bros

09/08/2016 - 10:33am

A few weeks ago, we had lunch at Baguette Bros in the Convoy area. This restaurant is run by three Vietnamese brothers who added a creative spin to the traditional Vietnamese...

beef with assorted vegetable at Grand Garden in Westminster

Grand Garden (Westminster)

05/10/2016 - 9:05pm

Since the grandparents are in Orange County, we typically drive up from San Diego to visit. And of course for Mother's Day, the whole family got together! Grand Garden was the chosen destination,...

Fish Sauce Wings at Tim Ky Noodle in San Diego

Tim Ky Noodle

03/23/2015 - 11:48pm

It was half past 8 and we were starving for dinner! A quick yelp search in Mira Mesa led us to Tim Ky Noodle, open until 9:30pm, later than most Vietnamese places in the area. Dennis whispered to...

4 beef courses at Anh Hong Restaurant in Garden Grove

Anh Hong Restaurant (Garden Grove)

09/15/2014 - 11:32am

My interest in eating Bo Bay Mon (Vietnamese seven course beef) was only intensified after our 8 course fish tasting at Nhu Y Ca 8 Mon. I know I must have tried it at least once in my lifetime due...

sizzling fish filet on hot plate at Nhu Y Ca 8 Mon

Nhu Y Ca 8 Mon (Fountain Valley)

09/10/2014 - 7:18pm

We were thinking about having Bo Bay Mon (Seven Course Beef) while in the O.C. area and after yelping, the mention of an extra course led us to Nhu Y Ca 8 Mon instead. This place had EIGHT courses...

Saigon on Fifth - 360 beef

Saigon on Fifth

08/04/2014 - 10:20pm

A couple of years ago, Dennis and I ate at Saigon on Fifth with some friends and enjoyed not one, but THREE delicious sea bass dishes, all differently prepared! We had been meaning to revisit and...

Pho Ban Mai - Nem Nuong Cuon

Pho Ban Mai

01/23/2014 - 5:10pm

It was a Friday night and Dennis and I were once again hungry! My coworker had mentioned Pho Ban Mai in Mira Mesa so I decided we should try it! It's in the same plaza as Rite Aid and a other few...

Brodard - Nem Nuong Cuon & Chao Tom Cuon

Brodard (Nem Nuong) Restaurant

11/20/2012 - 1:28pm

Hey, there! I've been busy with work and life, but I wanted to share some great things to eat!

Here's the short of it:  Brodard is known for their Nem Nuong Cuon ($6 for 4...

Po & Pho - Pho Ga

Po & Pho

11/20/2012 - 12:29pm

Hey, there! I've been busy with work and life, but I wanted to share some great things to eat!

Here's the short of it: Yes, there are plenty of great pho options in Mira Mesa...

Fortunes

Fortunes

07/06/2009 - 10:04pm

Harrah’s Rincon Casino has an Asian-themed restaurant called Fortunes. It’s decorated with bright red lanterns. It is very clean, but a little pricey for what they serve. Typically...

Goi Cuon Tom Thit / Summer Rolls

Pho Kauai

07/15/2007 - 10:54am

Goi Cuon Tom Thit / Summer Rolls ($4) - With shrimp and pork. Served with a peanut dipping sauce. Dave says: The rolls were pretty standard. I normally don’t like it when they use...

Egg Rolls

Saigon

09/14/2006 - 7:01pm

One of the places I love to eat in Eastside San Diego is Saigon on El Cajon Blvd. I’ve been to this restaurant with family and friends over the past few years and I’ve always walked out of here...